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  • Could someone either clue me in or point to a prior discussion about why Drupal avoids using auto-incrementing database columns? If it is database compatibility, which versions of which databases ...
    Barry JaspanBarry Jaspan
    Apr 25, 2007 at 2:15 pm
    May 3, 2007 at 7:22 pm
  • Hello all, I'm following up on a thread that was started before which recommended that I (the aggregation module developer) provide an update path for the abandoned aggregator2 users. This is now ...
    Ashraf AmayrehAshraf Amayreh
    Apr 28, 2007 at 11:26 pm
    May 2, 2007 at 3:15 am
  • This is an RFC of sorts. :-) At Drupalcon, I was shopping around the idea of a PDO[1] backend for Drupal. For brevity, I'll just reference the blog entry I made on why I think PDO is a good idea[2]. ...
    Larry GarfieldLarry Garfield
    Apr 4, 2007 at 6:05 am
    Apr 10, 2007 at 7:20 am
  • Looking at this function which raps db_query calls and allows modules to alter the query, I was wondering how a hook_db_rewrite_sql is supposed to distinguish the queries that it wants to alter from ...
    Ashraf AmayrehAshraf Amayreh
    Apr 18, 2007 at 1:16 am
    Apr 24, 2007 at 1:39 pm
  • Hi, So says the PHP manual about unset "If a static variable is unset() inside of a function, unset() destroys the variable only in the context of the rest of a function. Following calls will restore ...
    Karoly NegyesiKaroly Negyesi
    Apr 6, 2007 at 7:45 am
    May 14, 2007 at 7:52 pm
  • When inheriting a site from a client and trying to figure it out, there are a number of things one normally does... - Go to the content types listing and take a look at what types exist, and what the ...
    Angela ByronAngela Byron
    Apr 14, 2007 at 1:54 am
    Apr 17, 2007 at 3:37 pm
  • Hi, Note my trick in http://drupal.org/node/134697 which shows that the hash lookups in Zend Engine are a bit faster than branching. Instead of $class = $class == 'even' ? 'odd' : 'even' we have ...
    Karoly NegyesiKaroly Negyesi
    Apr 10, 2007 at 12:19 am
    Apr 12, 2007 at 6:27 am
  • In a site with ~33000 users, I found that about ~1900 sign-ups were never completed and essentially clutter up the user table. I am looking for opinions on the pros and cons, if any, of streamlining ...
    KarthikKarthik
    Apr 17, 2007 at 9:23 am
    May 2, 2007 at 8:37 am
  • Issue nid? ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: drupal-cvs at drupal.org <drupal-cvs at drupal.org Date: 11-Apr-2007 14:47 Subject: [drupal:unconed] /modules/taxonomy taxonomy.module To: ...
    KarthikKarthik
    Apr 11, 2007 at 9:25 am
    Apr 28, 2007 at 3:17 pm
  • Hi I am trying to make a custom installation and I can't find how to take the database type, the db user, pass and port in the myprofile.profile, is it possible? Or I will have to tweak the ...
    Fernando CossoFernando Cosso
    Apr 17, 2007 at 12:36 pm
    Apr 20, 2007 at 10:30 pm
  • Hi, I would like to ask everyone not to use literal <table <tr and <td tags ongoing. We have a theme('table'). Trivial example: zebra. Instead of striping everything separately we can do it ...
    Karoly NegyesiKaroly Negyesi
    Apr 21, 2007 at 5:56 am
    Apr 23, 2007 at 1:21 am
  • Dear Developers, I?ve been working with a few modifications to the caching system of Drupal, and have found a simple way to speed it up by about 5% across the board ( more with pages that use the ...
    Jeff FillmoreJeff Fillmore
    Apr 30, 2007 at 5:22 pm
    May 1, 2007 at 10:14 pm
  • I am trying to find the highest node ID in a range of the node table. So far, the only query that works requires a sub-query: $nid = db_result(db_query(db_rewrite_sql(" SELECT MAX(r.nid) FROM ( ...
    Darren OhDarren Oh
    Apr 23, 2007 at 2:34 am
    Apr 23, 2007 at 2:17 pm
  • Hello, I'd like to propose a new module category to collect all language related modules and tools, with the name 'Multilingual', 'Language tools' or similar. Some modules that may go right away into ...
    Jose A. ReyeroJose A. Reyero
    Apr 14, 2007 at 1:34 pm
    Apr 20, 2007 at 9:57 am
  • http://www.digital-web.com/articles/html5_xhtml2_and_the_future_of_the_web/ Quotes: The fact that Internet Explorer doesn?t really support XHTML as XML in any way, and the problems XML can cause when ...
    Karoly NegyesiKaroly Negyesi
    Apr 18, 2007 at 5:08 pm
    Apr 19, 2007 at 7:43 pm
  • I have some expensive web service calls that are causing delays in one of my sites. These calls are performed using hook_exit, but my themers aren't bulding themes that will display content before a ...
    David MetzlerDavid Metzler
    Apr 17, 2007 at 3:51 pm
    Apr 19, 2007 at 8:37 am
  • Hello world, I've just committed a patch (http://drupal.org/node/63881) that adds a tiny syslog module to Drupal core. In addition, the watchdog module has been renamed to dblog (database logging). ...
    Dries BuytaertDries Buytaert
    Apr 10, 2007 at 10:56 am
    Apr 11, 2007 at 12:32 pm
  • Hi all, I'm trying to customize user registration page by profile module. But the fields I set by profile module are placed in another filedset, not the same fieldset email and password fields are ...
    Huisi WangHuisi Wang
    Apr 23, 2007 at 2:52 am
    Apr 24, 2007 at 4:42 pm
  • I think i've just figured out a problem with a site I'm working on and wanted some wisdom from ths list. The site is http://community.telecentre.org/ (not that it matters). The problem: The problem ...
    Alan DixonAlan Dixon
    Apr 3, 2007 at 2:58 pm
    Apr 3, 2007 at 3:51 pm
  • After about the tenth time one of my business persons asked me to modify the description associated with one of my modules form fields, I got to thinking that I might want to leverage form_alter to ...
    David MetzlerDavid Metzler
    Apr 26, 2007 at 10:18 pm
    May 1, 2007 at 4:34 pm
  • Hello all, I ran into a very awkward bug today. I created a module and a theme for a client, and naturally, this module contained customizations and the theme was a custom made theme. I named the ...
    Ashraf AmayrehAshraf Amayreh
    Apr 25, 2007 at 10:41 pm
    Apr 26, 2007 at 9:19 am
  • Do any modules actually use the vocabulary description field for any purpose other than .. description? The textfield description states "Description of vocabulary; can be used by modules". -K
    KarthikKarthik
    Apr 17, 2007 at 8:46 am
    May 1, 2007 at 2:48 pm
  • Hello world, I'd like to invite/encourage you to help test and review the following issues: http://drupal.org/node/137211 http://drupal.org/node/137236 It would be great to get them in shape before ...
    Dries BuytaertDries Buytaert
    Apr 23, 2007 at 4:44 pm
    Apr 28, 2007 at 12:24 am
  • If someone implements the following. Change theme('table') so that it uses a fapi style array and render it with drupal_render. To upgrade existing tables, for a cell, a) if the content was just ...
    Karoly NegyesiKaroly Negyesi
    Apr 27, 2007 at 2:39 am
    Apr 27, 2007 at 1:25 pm
  • Hi all, I need help with turning this query into something useful SELECT fid FROM {files} WHERE filepath LIKE 'files/%' LIMIT 1 if (count(db_fetch_object(db_query("SELECT fid FROM {files} WHERE ...
    Johan ForngrenJohan Forngren
    Apr 23, 2007 at 2:45 pm
    Apr 23, 2007 at 4:20 pm
  • For anyone doing any 6.x development, I spent this afternoon making coder (http://drupal.org/project/coder) compatible with Drupal HEAD (6.x). I also added a new upgrade review for 5.x to 6.x (which ...
    Doug GreenDoug Green
    Apr 7, 2007 at 9:43 pm
    Apr 20, 2007 at 11:11 pm
  • Hello world, I'm happy to announce that G?bor will be a co-maintainer of the DRUPAL-6 branch. :) More information at http://drupal.org/node/136957. -- Dries Buytaert :: http://www.buytaert.net/
    Dries BuytaertDries Buytaert
    Apr 17, 2007 at 8:47 am
    Apr 17, 2007 at 6:04 pm
  • From the php.net handbook: "This function is convenient when encoding a string to be used in a query part of a URL, as a convenient way to pass variables to the next page." Currently the urlencode ...
    Wim MostreyWim Mostrey
    Apr 11, 2007 at 8:37 am
    Apr 16, 2007 at 9:30 am
  • I've just posted two more examples on cases that I believe can't be solved without the concept of hook overriding. http://drupal.org/node/134148 Still opinions on why this feature should (or should ...
    Ashraf AmayrehAshraf Amayreh
    Apr 11, 2007 at 8:15 pm
    Apr 11, 2007 at 9:22 pm
  • Hi all. I'm doing a drupal 5.1 Oracle db experimental port. I have a first core installation more or less working. Next target will be cck and views. One problem was the need to remove the ...
    Gabriele TurchiGabriele Turchi
    Apr 7, 2007 at 8:40 am
    Apr 10, 2007 at 6:56 am
  • Hello all, Don't know if this is the best place for this, so if it's already discussed elsewhere, I'll be thankful if you could point me to the URL cause I couldn't find anything myself. I'm really ...
    Ashraf AmayrehAshraf Amayreh
    Apr 23, 2007 at 11:44 am
    Apr 23, 2007 at 12:45 pm
  • Dear All, I'm aware of the DrupalEd group and other efforts towards developing a viable solution for Drupal in educational instituitions. However, I've been working on a simialr application - phpEdu ...
    Deji akalaDeji akala
    Apr 9, 2007 at 12:04 pm
    Apr 18, 2007 at 9:17 am
  • Hi, there is another reason why I would like to see someone writing expanded menu items who is not me: there should be someone else who understands the new menu in depth. My next week will be spent ...
    Karoly NegyesiKaroly Negyesi
    Apr 15, 2007 at 1:03 am
    Apr 15, 2007 at 4:25 am
  • Hi, I started bloggin on drupal.org improvement ideas: http://kika.trip.ee/drupal (also picked up by Drupal Planet). While I know it is actually better to submit feature requests, I continue on ...
    Kristjan JansenKristjan Jansen
    Apr 12, 2007 at 11:26 pm
    Apr 13, 2007 at 5:40 pm
  • Hello, I believe it is good practice for module maintainers to have their contact tab ON. I wish to contact the maintainer of directory.module: http://drupal.org/project/directory ...
    Augustin (Beginner)Augustin (Beginner)
    Apr 4, 2007 at 8:56 am
    Apr 4, 2007 at 4:41 pm
  • hi, is there a way for intercept a user when login via cookie? For example, when a user login with a form (no cookie stored) is possible to intercept them with hook user: function hook_user($type, ...
    VitamonaVitamona
    Apr 3, 2007 at 5:03 pm
    Apr 4, 2007 at 7:55 am
  • Hi, I started to collect (and intend to keep up) a list of multilanguage interface and content support related core patches which are in a state where you can review code and/or at least provide your ...
    Gabor HojtsyGabor Hojtsy
    Apr 18, 2007 at 6:39 pm
    May 28, 2007 at 2:00 pm
  • Hi all. During my experimental Oracle port, I've found a little problem, and I'm asking some comment (or even help). Apparently, the drupal db architecture is not designed to use db transactions. The ...
    Gabriele TurchiGabriele Turchi
    Apr 27, 2007 at 6:27 pm
    Apr 30, 2007 at 2:02 pm
  • Hi, If you have at least ten thousand menu items, please dump and (g)zip the menu table and mail me the URL (not the table itself). I have some changes which would allow the new menu system to handle ...
    Karoly NegyesiKaroly Negyesi
    Apr 27, 2007 at 11:22 am
    Apr 27, 2007 at 5:24 pm
  • Hi I am planning to migrate to Drupal and I wanted to know if the system supports multilanguages pages. Best Regards -- yo at fernandocosso.com.ar http://www.fernandocosso.com.ar An HTML attachment ...
    Fernando CossoFernando Cosso
    Apr 9, 2007 at 9:37 pm
    Apr 10, 2007 at 2:15 pm
  • Hi! In Drupal 4.7.x, form items were placed into an 'edit' array, so that if you wanted to get at items, you could do $_REQUEST['edit'] ['field_name']. In 5.x this has changed. Was there discussion ...
    Richard MorseRichard Morse
    Apr 9, 2007 at 9:27 pm
    Apr 10, 2007 at 12:58 pm
  • http://webdevgeeks.com/schemaspy/tables/file_revisions.html I mean I guess humans are good and figuring out the context of vid but it looks like software isn't that smart. andre
    Andre MolnarAndre Molnar
    Apr 27, 2007 at 8:45 pm
    May 1, 2007 at 11:09 am
  • Hello, I wonder if jQuery will have some sort of reply for this. It's pretty clear that we're moving to a world where an offline mode is a killer feature. (Imagine being able to work through the ...
    Dries BuytaertDries Buytaert
    Apr 24, 2007 at 10:37 am
    Apr 24, 2007 at 3:18 pm
  • Hi all, A short IRC conversation with kkaefer and some excessively long bathing (that is where I think through these complex issues, our water company being so grateful to Drupal for those excessive ...
    Gabor HojtsyGabor Hojtsy
    Apr 22, 2007 at 8:59 am
    Apr 24, 2007 at 11:40 am
  • All- I'm trying to troubleshoot an issue that came up when working on http://drupal.org/node/118660. I run OS X (10.4) and roll patches using 'cvs diff -up file.patch' on the command line. This uses ...
    Ken RickardKen Rickard
    Apr 14, 2007 at 2:00 pm
    Apr 14, 2007 at 2:35 pm
  • This is where the problem is. I don't have 6.x listed. I only see None, 5.x, 4.7.x, and 4.6.x only in the select box. So, I can't select 6.x. and give it a major number of "1", a patch level of "x", ...
    Khalid BaheyeldinKhalid Baheyeldin
    Apr 10, 2007 at 5:08 pm
    Apr 10, 2007 at 5:17 pm
  • Hi, Your dreams coming true: I am asking for feature requests regarding form API in private mail. Please only apply if you have tried coding something and it was awkward and hard. I guess multistep ...
    Karoly NegyesiKaroly Negyesi
    Apr 8, 2007 at 5:55 pm
    Apr 9, 2007 at 1:06 pm
  • An early preview release of a module that may be of interest to developers and to anyone using multisites. OG Sites enables a multisite configuration in which a central 'hub' site has a number of ...
    Nedjo RogersNedjo Rogers
    Apr 3, 2007 at 3:13 am
    Apr 3, 2007 at 12:32 pm
  • Hello, I just wanted to ask if it's possible to get some feedback for my application because from Wednesday I'm offline for a week. Have you any questions? Do you like it? How are my chances to be ...
    Markus LanthalerMarkus Lanthaler
    Apr 2, 2007 at 6:57 am
    Apr 2, 2007 at 7:16 am
  • Hi, The following patch removes lots of cruft from locale.module and cleans up locale.inc a great deal. Let's open the door for more locale module improvements and functionality now that the batch ...
    Gabor HojtsyGabor Hojtsy
    Apr 28, 2007 at 8:11 pm
    Apr 28, 2007 at 8:11 pm
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